Top 10 awesome shows like Des that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Des and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Lewis Arnold, David Tennant and Daniel Mays . Here goes the list -

  1. The Borgias
  2. Dark Angel
  3. The Spy
  4. Aristocrats
  5. City of Vice
  6. Deadwood
  7. El tiempo entre costuras
  8. A Dangerous Life
  9. The Kennedys After Camelot
  10. The Salisbury Poisonings
  1. The Borgias

    The Borgias

    In the fifteenth century, Pope Alexander VI tries to control all power in Italy with the help of his several sons, through murder, intrigue, war, and marriage alliances.

    This show, created by Neil Jordan, Jeremy Irons and François Arnaud, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Crime | Drama

    You can watch this on Showtime, Showtime Amazon Channel, Directv, Netflix and Fubotv.

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  2. Dark Angel

    Dark Angel

    A two-part drama about the Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.

    This show, created by Brian Percival, Joanne Froggatt and Alun Armstrong, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Drama | History

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  3. The Spy

    The Spy

    Based on the life of the Israeli spy, Eli Cohen.

    This show, created by Gideon Raff, Sacha Baron Cohen and Hadar Ratzon Rotem, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama

    You can watch this on Netflix.

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  4. Aristocrats

    Aristocrats

    18th-century England and Ireland viewed through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters - Caroline, Emily, Louisa, and Sarah Lennox, great-granddaughters of a king, daughters of a cabinet minister, and wives of politicians and peers.

    This show, created by David Caffrey, Siân Phillips and Alun Armstrong, scores 7.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama

  5. City of Vice

    City of Vice

    In the eighteenth century, London is a city filled with prostitutes, pimps, gamblers and villains. In a time before the invention of modern policing procedures, the novelist Henry Fielding and his blind brother John, battle the perilous streets of Covent Garden in their quest to clean up the crime-ridden city.

    This show, created by Justin Hardy, Ian McDiarmid and Francis Magee, scores 7.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Drama | History

    You can watch this on Tubi Tv.

  6. Deadwood

    Deadwood

    A show set in the late 1800s, revolving around the characters of Deadwood, South Dakota; a town of deep corruption and crime.

    This show, created by Ed Bianchi, Timothy Olyphant and Ian McShane, scores 8.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Crime | Drama

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  7. El tiempo entre costuras

    El tiempo entre costuras

    Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing alliances with Nazi Germany. Sira, smart, gutsy and resourceful with a Scarlett O'Hara-like ability to whip up designer duds on a moment's notice, Sira has spunk. Sira gains and loses a small fortune, is dumped by her cad of a lover in Tangier (Morocco), runs guns to get the cash to start her life anew and becomes couturier to the Nazi wives stationed in Madrid. Urged on by her friend, the real-life British spy Rosalinda Fox, Sira, too, aids the British cause.

    This show, created by Iñaki Mercero, Adriana Ugarte and Hannah New, scores 8.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Adventure

    You can watch this on Directv.

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  8. A Dangerous Life

    A Dangerous Life

    Husband-and-wife journalists watch events leading to the overthrow of the Marcos government in 1986 Philippines.

    This show, created by Robert Markowitz, Gary Busey and Johnny Delgado, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Drama | History

  9. The Kennedys After Camelot

    The Kennedys After Camelot

    Portrays the life of the former First Lady of the United States, Jacqueline Kennedy in the aftermath of the assassination of her husband, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, as she becomes Jackie O. in life after Camelot.

    This show, created by Jon Cassar, Katie Holmes and Matthew Perry, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video.

  10. The Salisbury Poisonings

    The Salisbury Poisonings

    A drama about the Novichok poisoning crisis in Salisbury in 2018.

    This show, created by Saul Dibb, Rafe Spall and Anne-Marie Duff, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Crime | Drama | History

    You can watch this on Fubotv.

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